Parents in Sweden get some of Europe’s best deals in maternity and paternity rights, so you can expect no shortage of child-friendly facilities when you head there on holiday. The two major cities, Stockholm and Gothenburg, have plenty to keep all ages entertained during a short break, but sooner or later you’ll feel the lure of the Arctic Circle. Head north in winter for a fairy-tale night at the Ice hotel and to learn the art of husky mushing, or enjoy long summer days in Sweden’s great outdoors.
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